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Signing Off

Signing Off

May 18, 2020

Embracing Diversity

December 16, 2019

As we make our paths through high school, some of our most valuable learning opportunities come not from teachers or textbooks but from our fellow students. As we expose ourselves to new ideas and stories from people with different...

A Collective Charge

By Puma Press Editorial Board

November 15, 2019

While we all bring our own quirks and perspectives to University Prep, the school community is largely homogenous. Most students identity as white and straight and reside in well-off households. We spend school days in classrooms...

Power Off

By Puma Press Editorial Board

October 25, 2019

From our first days of high school, or even before that, the world has literally been at our fingertips. While laptops and the internet can be put to good use, we often find ourselves needlessly and unremittingly sidetracked by...

Our Two Cents

May 22, 2019

‘Outrage’ is the word that came to mind accusations of movie-star parents of paying off middlemen to ensure their kids’ admissions to colleges broke this past March. Cheating on standardized tests and bribing D1 sports coaches...

Our Rights

March 11, 2019

The First Amendment, which calls for freedom of the press, is essential to our country’s practice of democracy. In the United States, it is up to intrepid journalists to uncover abuses, scrutinize policies and hold those in powe...

Take a Break

December 14, 2018

A typical student at University Prep finds their days stuffed to overflowing with school activities — studying for an upcoming calculus test, hammering out an analytical essay for English and putting the finishing touches on...

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